Confined Placental Mosaicism

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Confined Placental Mosaicism

Confined placental mosaicism (CPM) is a condition in which the placenta and the fetus each have a different chromosomal makeup. This condition is sometimes discovered via CVS testing. Confined placental mosaicism is a rare and often inconsequential condition which only affects about 1-2% of pregnancies.   What is CVS Testing?  CVS, of chorionic villus sampling, testing involves

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Association Between First-Trimester Subchorionic Hematomas and Pregnancy Loss in Singleton Pregnancies

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Subchorionic hematomas, or subchorionic hemorrhages, are common ultrasound findings in early pregnancy.   However, their significance is uncertain.  Some believe they increase the risk of many pregnancy complications, including pregnancy loss / miscarriage.  In this study of almost 3000 women, we found that Subchorionic hematoma does not increase the risk of pregnancy loss prior to 20

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